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On Sunday February 28th, an exploding manhole rocked Midtown East, NYC, around 7:30 AM. While we’d like to say this is a rare occurrence, that is unfortunately not the case in New York City. According to a special report in 2020 by The City news, between 2009 and 2018 the city logged nearly 4,000 such explosions, with the NY Fire Department responding to more than 45,000 emergency manhole incidents.

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